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Department of Neurology, Global Hospitals Mumbai

The Department of Neurology at Global Hospital, Mumbai is one of the largest and most comprehensive neurological team in Western India. Neurology is the branch of medicine concerned with the study and treatment of disorders of the nervous system. Ably assisted by the latest Neuroradiology, Neuro interventional services and Neuro-Intensive Care facilities, our Neurologists achieve outcomes in neurological disease & treatments matching those of the leading institutions across the country.

Our unique, fully integrated model strengthens our current standard of care, allows us to measure quality and outcomes on a continual basis, and enhances our ability to provide healthcare solution to our patients.

Why choose Global Hospital for Treatment of Neurological Disorders?

We provide care across the spectrum of neurological disorders, including stroke, movement disorders such as Parkinson’s disease, essential tremor and dystonia; primary and metastatic tumors of the brain, spine, and nerves; pediatric and adult epilepsy; headache, facial pain syndromes and associated disorders; hydrocephalus; cerebral aneurysms; brain and spinal vascular malformations; carotid stenosis; intracranial atherosclerosis; nerve and muscle diseases, including peripheral neuropathy, myasthenia gravis and myopathies; sleep disorders.

With a team led by some of the best neurologists in India, preservation of all functions, shorter hospital stays and avoiding pain and discomfort are considered as important as saving a patient's life. The integrated team of neurologists, neurosurgeons, neuro interventionist, neuro anesthetists, and neuro Intensivist along with rehabilitation specialists are dedicated to this goal.

Our neurologists constantly seek new knowledge to improve diagnosis and therapies for people with brain and nervous system disorders. The physicians at Global Hospital, Mumbai collaborate with researchers worldwide, contributing to advances in medicine that improve neurological care of the patients.

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Our medical team use advanced state-of-the-art techniques and technologies to evaluate and treat neurological conditions, including many rare or complex disorders. They work with a team of doctors trained in many areas to determine the most appropriate treatment for your individual needs. Some of the tests carried out at our hospital are:

  • Nerve Conduction Tests: A nerve conduction velocity (NCV) test measures how fast an electrical impulse moves through your nerve and can identify nerve damage.
  • Electromyography Studies: Electromyography (EMG) measures muscle response. This test helps detect neurological abnormalities by inserting one or more small needles through the skin.
  • Evoked Potential Studies: Sensory evoked potentials studies measure electrical activity in the brain in response to stimulation of sight, sound, or touch.
  • Non- Invasive Video EEG Tests: Non-Invasive EEG uses a set of electrodes placed on the scalp in diagnosing the neurological condition of the patient.
  • High-speed CT imaging: The CT scan can quickly provide a 3D view of all indications.
  • High Definition MRI, 4D CT scan imaging has been widely adopted as an important clinical modality for neurological applications.
  • Interventional Angiography: Interventional angiography is a procedure in which blood vessels are injected with a dye that shows up on X-Ray to detect blockages.
    Neuropsychological evaluations: These evaluations help determine the cause of memory loss in a patient and also assess anxiety and depression.

Treatment

Global Hospital, Mumbai offers many services and procedures, including but not limited to those listed below

  • Thrombolysis: Thrombolysis is a treatment to dissolve dangerous clots in blood vessels to prevent stroke
  • Botulinum Toxin Injection: Botox is injected into the muscles of the patient as a treatment when necessary.
  • Deep Brain Stimulation: Deep brain stimulation (DBS) is a surgery to implant a device that sends electrical signals to brain areas responsible for body movement.
  • Intraoperative EEG: Electroencephalography (EEG) is a monitoring method to record the electrical activity of the brain.
  • Functional Brain Mapping: Functional brain mapping (FBM) is an integral part of contemporary neurosurgery.

Best Neurologists in Mumbai

As each patient presents a unique set of symptoms and factors, our team provides an individual diagnosis and personalized plan of care based on their years of experience in treating everything from routine headaches to the most complex neurological cases.

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Dr Pankaj Agarwal

MBBS, MD (Internal Medicine), DNB (Internal Medicine), DM (Neurology), Movement Disorders Fellowship, UBC Vancouver Canada

Senior Consultant – Neurology, Head, Movement Disorders Clinic & In-Charge, Deep Brain Stimulation (DBS) Program

Dr Sangeeta Rawat

MBBS, MD (General Medicine), DM (Neurology)

Senior Consultant

Dr Naman Shah

MBBS, MD (General Medicine), DM (Neurology)

Associate Consultant

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